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Press Release
April 28, 2017

The state of Arkansas executed Kenneth Williams tonight, ending a spate of eight scheduled executions that were set to take place over the past 10 days because the state’s supply of lethal injectio...

Press Release
April 27, 2017

Responding to reports that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will not release a report on the environmental effects of a possible leak in the Dakota Access Pipeline, Tarah Demant of Amnesty Internat...

Victory
April 24, 2017

On 20 April, the Governor of Virginia commuted the death sentence of Ivan Teleguz, a Ukrainian national who was scheduled to be executed on 25 April and who has continued to maintain his innocence....

Victory
April 24, 2017

The Arkansas Supreme Court has issued a stay of execution for Stacey Johnson, who was due to be put to death in Arkansas on 20 April for a murder committed in 1993. It has ordered a lower court to...

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